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Life Jackets

Life Jackets are a critical piece of gear for any kayaking adventure.  Whether you need a PFD for whitewater kayaking, relaxing adventure recreational kayaking, or a rough seas expedition kayaking, we have a life jacket to keep you safe and comfortable.   It can be tricky to know which is best for you, give us a call and we’ll be happy to help.  We are available at 1-877-725-2925 .

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  • Take your dog on your water adventures! Astral Designs BirdDog PFD was created to add safety and style for furry four legged friends. The fully adjustable straps insure a perfect fit for dogs of all sizes. Get one, your dog will love it!

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  • Breathable, feather light, and ultra comfortable…the Astral Camino is a multi-purpose PFD that features Airescape technology. Help regulate your body temperature on hot days while allowing maximum air flow through breathable garments on cold days.

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  • Astral Dyneema Throw, designed to integrate into the front pocket of the Astral Green Jacket.

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  • The Astral Green Jacket comes all the bells and whistles require for the most advanced rescue PFD. New features for 2013 include a massive multi-compartment, clamshell front pocket that will fit the kitchen sink if you choose to bring it. A fleeced lined hand warmer gives you a place to put your hands while you’re waiting for your buddies to get their act together. A spectra safety loop for emergency extractions is built it. The freestyle tectonic front panel gives freedom of movement only afforded with this unique segmented two piece design. Added back and rib protection, and an internal back band for extra comfort gives this bomber PFD the goods to withstand almost any beat down. Add a web toe and save your friends boat using the quick release rescue ring. Guy or gal, this jacket provides a perfect fit for those who are looking to step up their creek game. Astral Design has built this with safety in mind, the Green jacket is the go to for all serious paddlers. Designed to directly integrate into the Green Jacket check out Astral Web Toe, Astral Poly Throw, and Astral Spectra Throw Foam Insert: Gaia® & 100% PE Foam Shell Fabric: 500 Denier Cordura® Nylon Liner Fabric: 200 Denier Nylon Hardware: Heavy Duty Acetal plastic & Stainless steel Webbing: Nylon Zipper: Self Locking Vislon Teeth from YKK Small / Medium: 31-37″ Medium / Large: 38-44″ Large / Extra Large: 45-51″

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  • With a tried and true design, specifically for women, the Astral Layla has hinged princess seams and boob cups to make sure you are as comfortable as you can be.  This in addition to Astral Design’s superior flotation makes this a top choice for any lady explorer!


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  • Astral Norge PFD combines comfort and function with eco-friendly construction.

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  • Get the kids paddling with the Astral Otter! The PFD is comfortable for kids and made with the same quality details of Adult PFDS. The adjustable shoulder and waist straps are padded and made to protect your little dudes. For kids 50-90lbs.

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  • Made with high-back recreational kayaks in mind, Astral Designs Ronny is a thin back, fully vented PFD. Featherweight construction and a generous back vent keep you cool and dry on those sunny paddling days. Reflective shoulder straps, and a knife tab keep you safe while the front mesh pockets keep your keys or a snack near by.

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  • The Ronny Fisher has you covered when it comes to all the needs of the fishermen. The two large front rectangular pockets are the perfect place to stash smaller tackle boxes. The full zippers on these pockets allow for easy access. Astral’s ThinVent back design boasts a large vent running up the back making your day all that much cooler. Those are some sweet features but that’s not all… rolled up behind your neck is a stealthily hidden high-visibility storm hood. It will keep your head dry and you visible when you’re out in inclement weather or if it changes quickly. Then to top it all of you’ve got a beverage bikini to keep your cool drink close, on the hot days out on the water. This jacket is absolutely loaded with features. You owe it to yourself to pick one of these up today.

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  • If you're thinking about touring, kayak fishing, sailing, or just plain recreating, look no further than the V Eight. This PFD was designed with all the necessary bells and whistles. The mesh back design means that you can sit with a high-backed seat in comfort. Its airescape breathable technology makes it perfect for warm or humid climates. And when it's warm, you normally need to take a beverage; the V Eight has you covered with a pocket big enough for your favorite sports beverage.

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  • Developed to provide high flotation and head support for infants and youth in the water, this Type II jacket will help keep a child face-up in calm water, and comes with a grab loop to aid in pulling them from the water.

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  • Built for children from 30-50lbs, the Harmony Child PFD keeps your precious cargo safe and sound for all water activities. A zipper front and adjustable nylon waist strap insure a snug yet comfortable fit. The adjustable leg strap keeps the PFD from riding up over their little heads when happily floating in the water. The bright yellow color makes it easier to keep the little buggers in your sight at all times.

    -Fits children 30-50 lbs

    -Designed to be comfortable and secure

    -Bright yellow provides excellent visibility


    This PFD comes in Yellow (White is pictured)

    USCG Type III

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  • Can’t wait to bring the little ones out on the water? The Harmony Infant/Toddler PFD) is specifically designed and crafted for infants and children up to 30 lbs.

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  • Universal PFD was made as the ultimate combination of convenience, value, and comfort. Harmony’s Universal PFD was designed to fit a wide range of people in a variety of watersports activities. Whether it’s a day on the lake with the family, outing in your canoe, or floating down a gentle stream in an inner tube, the Universal PFD will not let you down.

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  • The Youth lifejacket was cut and sized for smaller water sports enthusiasts weighing 50-90 lbs.

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  • Hobie’s Infant/ Child/ Youth Vests gives your little ones the comfort and safety found in adult PFDs.

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  • Hobie inflatable Belt Pack PFD is a great way to beat the heat while staying safe on the water. The Belt Pack stays out of the way until you actually need it. Just pull the quick inflate tab and you instantly have 26lbs of USCG approved buoyancy.

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  • Hobie’s Inflatable PFD is the ultimate low-profile rescue vest for serious kayakers.  Fisherman and sailors alike will love the comfort and ease of use this PFD offers. No more bulky foam getting in the way of your fishing or paddling. The unique inflatable design fits securely with minimal bulk but maximum floatation when you need it! Inflates using a CR4 CO2 cartridge (not included)[ADD HYPERLINK TO PRODUCT PAGE] Coast Guard Approved Type III PFD inflates to 25 lbs. quickly when triggered or manually inflate with just a few breaths

    This vest will accommodate users 80 lbs. and up and fit 30” – 52” chest sizes. The point indicator window allows you to easily see if your quick-inflate function is active. Always ready to go, never in the way, the Hobie Inflatable PFD is a life saver!
    Hobie Part # S6779RG Red
    Hobie Part # S6779TG Tan

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  • Hobie now offers a safe way to bring your favorite companion with you on all your trips, the Hobie Pet PFD!  This tri segmented soft foam adjustable PFD has grab handles, a leash attachment, side pockets, and a soft foam undercarriage for support.


    • XS – 12lb, 8″-12″ collar, 13″-17″ body girth
    • S- 12lb-24lb, 10″-14″ collar, 15″-21″ body girth
    • M – 24lb-60lb, 13″-19″ collar, 18″-30″ body girth
    • L – 60lb-90lb, 18″-26″ collar, 24″-36″ body girth
    • XL – 90lb-120lb, 22″-30″ collar, 30″-42″ body girth
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  • HobiesPFD was specifically designed for a comfortable fit while using high back seats likein Hobie Kayaks high back seats.

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  • Additional safety for any dog that spends time near the water. The NRS Canine Flotation Device gives you peace of mind by providing extra flotation for your best friend. Simple design fits snug and secure without interfering with the dog’s normal activities. This dog life jacket comes in multiple sizes to fit your furry friend.

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  • If you are looking for a PFD with lots of storage, look no further than the NRS Chinook Mesh Back Fishing PFD. The Chinook Mesh Back Fishing PFD was designed with anglers in mind and full of storage options.

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  • The NRS Ninja PFD was designed with freestyle kayakers in mind, inspiring its low profile design.  The Ninja is so comfortable and versatile, though, that any paddler will love this compact vest.  The floating front panel and many adjustment points provide a great fit that will not interfere with your paddling.  Great for paddlers with short torsos!

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  • The NRS Vapor PFD is a serious money saver, offering the look, feel and performance of a high end life jacket at a portion of the cost.  The action cut design allows for unrestricted paddling and the ease of adjustment makes this a great piece of gear for everyone.  There is even a fuzzy hand warmer behind the pocket for chilly fingers.

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